Rettie's private sector property research team provides thorough and bespoke analysis, based on reliable and up-to-date information, led by Dr John Boyle, who has over 15 years of experience as a property economist. Our researchers provide the very best market intelligence and work across a broad range of projects locally and nationally.

Our Property Market Research Articles

East Lothian Market Briefing Summer 2024
16 Jul 2024

The East Lothian housing market is flourishing, boasting the second highest average house price in Scotland, trailing only behind Edinburgh. This growth, with a notable 2.8% increase in the past year, underscores the area’s appeal with its diverse lifestyle options and excellent transport links to both Edinburgh and London. We discuss in this briefing how these unique lifestyle opportunities have been pivotal in sustaining demand in the local market.

Perth and Kinross Summer Briefing 2024
12 Jun 2024

Perth and Kinross peaks above Scottish average.

East Lothian Housing Market Autumn 2023
12 Oct 2023

As East Lothian locals know, the area is well known for having its own unique microclimate. Rain may be settled over the capital, but a short drive east will often reveal blue skies and a warm breeze. This happy distinction is also true of the East Lothian housing market.